person in scrubs sitting across from someone else and holding a model of teeth, pointing at them with dental apparatus

The Unexpected Benefits of Getting a Gum Graft

Oh, look! Another dental post! What fun! As all of the internet must know by now, I had a dental procedure done two weeks ago. After having previously suffered through several cavities, getting my wisdom teeth out, two root canals, and getting several crowns, I was hoping that I had gotten done all of the different dental work that I would ever need done. But … Continue reading The Unexpected Benefits of Getting a Gum Graft

woman in dentists chair with dentist using dental apparatus in her mouth

Sunday Scribblings #95 – Dentist

Happy Sunday, everyone! Every Wednesday, blogging buddy Aaron over at The Confusing Middle posts a “Sunday Scribblings” prompt for other bloggers to ponder and respond to on the following Sunday. If you’re a blogger looking for more inspiration, I highly recommend jumping in and joining in on the fun! This week’s prompt is: Dentist! If you’re a regular here at my blog, you know that … Continue reading Sunday Scribblings #95 – Dentist

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Thinking Short-term vs. Thinking Long-term

TW Eating Disorder, Anxiety, Depression “All good things to those who wait.” – Mother Gothel in Tangled…and someone real, probably. My entire young life, I was the type to put off my happiness in favor of hard work. Get good grades in order to get into a good school. Get a good degree to get a good job. Eventually, you’ll have the time to be … Continue reading Thinking Short-term vs. Thinking Long-term

all different colored gumballs

Bubblegum, Bubblegum in My Purse

TW Anxiety   Just in case you couldn’t tell, I have ANXIETY. Capital “A,” full of cortisol, stomach-achy, unadulterated anxiety. Sometimes, when I’m feeling whimsical, I call it “anxietitties,” but I digress… As a young person, my anxiety didn’t really manifest in the same ways that it does now with anxiety sweats, feeling overwhelmed in social situations, and insomnia. When I was younger, I chewed … Continue reading Bubblegum, Bubblegum in My Purse